Shakespearean prompt-books of the seventeenth century.

Edited by G. Blakemore Evans.
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Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the Seventeenth Century: The Smock Alley-A Midsummer Night's Dream (SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM//SHAKESPEAREAN PROMPT-BOOKS OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY) Hardcover – August 1, New : G.

Blakemore Evans. Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the Seventeenth Century. Edited by G. Blakemore Evans. Published by the Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia. These works are studies of the stage texts used in various seventeenth-century performances of Shakespeare's plays.

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Shakespearean prompt-books of the seventeenth century, vol. 1 (General Introduction and Padua Macbeth) William Shakespeare Editor G. Blakemore Evans Issued in portfolios.

The prompt-books are reproduced in collotype facsimile. Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the Seventeenth Century: The Smock Alley-A Midsummer Night's Dream (SHAKESPEARE, WILLIAM//SHAKESPEAREAN PROMPT-BOOKS OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY) by Evans, G. Blakemore Publisher: Univ of Virginia Pr, Shakespearean prompt-books of the seventeenth century.

Charlottesville, Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, (OCoLC) Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare: Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: William Shakespeare; G Blakemore Evans.

Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the Seventeenth Century Vol. II: Part i. Introductions to the Padua Measure Shakespearean prompt-books of the seventeenth century. book Measure, The Winter's Tale [ Vol. II: Part ii]. Charlottesville, Virginia: Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, First edition.

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It contains more than prompt books, dating from the early 18th century to The collection's earliest prompt copies are from the days of the Theatres Royal, including the rare copy of Cymbeline used in David Garrick's version of the play at Drury Lane. Series Four: 85 reels in four parts.

Shakespearean prompt-books of the seventeenth century. Blakemore Evans. Charlottesville, Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia, Call number: PRE9 Location: Deck B-Open Stacks or Electronic copy Shattuck, Charles Harlen. The Shakespeare promptbooks: a descriptive catalogue.

Urbana: University of Illinois Press, It includes all the notes and critical introductions to various works, as well as recent scholarly findings and a few additions to Shakespeare's writings not previously recognized as such.

Evans also contributed six volumes of "Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the 17th Century," published by the Bibliographical Society of the University of Virginia from to /5(5).

Shakespearean prompt-books of the seventeenth century Prepared for the University of Virginia Library Electronic Text Center. All quotation marks retained as data. All unambiguous end-of-line hyphens have been removed, and the trailing part of a word has been joined to the preceding line.

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Shakespearean prompt-books of the seventeenth century, vol. 3 (Midsummer Night's Dream) [a machine-readable transcription] Shakespeare, William Creation of machine-readable version: Electronic Text Center, University of Virginia Creation of digital images: Electronic Text Center, University of Virginia Conversion to TEIconformant markup: University of Virginia Library Electronic Text Center.

25. Shakespeare's plays have been adapted or rewritten in various, often surprising, ways since the seventeenth century. This groundbreaking anthology brings together twelve theatrical adaptations of Shakespeares work from around the world and across the centuries.5/5(1).

SHAKESPEAREAN PROMPT-BOOKS OF THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY Vol. Part i INTRODUCTION TO THE SMOCK ALLEY OTHELLO and Part ii TEXT OF THE SMOCK ALLEY OTHELLO. (Shakespeare, William). Evans, G. Blakemore (editor). 2 volumes bound in 1. Best Books of the 17th Century Whenever a given book page says that the book was "first published" in a year other than that of its REAL initial publication (e.g., because the text edition in question was first published in the year stated), you can't put that book on the list.

"I don't understand why Shakespeare is in this century. His. Shakespeare, William, Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the Seventeenth Century, also by G.

Blakemore Evans (HTML at ) Shakespeare, William, Shakespeare's History of King Henry the Sixth, Part III (New York et al.: American Book Co., c), ed. by W. Rolfe. multiple formats at ; page images at HathiTrust. Description of the book "Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the Seventeenth Century, Volume 7: The Smock Alley - "A Midsummer Night's Dream"": This is the latest volume in a series of the earliest known prompt-books of Shakespeare's plays.

Books shelved as 17th-century: Macbeth by William Shakespeare, Hamlet by William Shakespeare, Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Othello by Wil.

Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the Seventeenth Century, by William Shakespeare and G. Blakemore Evans (HTML at ) Filed under: Shakespeare, William, -- Stage history -- Shakespeare Adaptations: The Tempest, The Mock Tempest, and King Lear (London: J.

Cape, ), ed. by Montague Summers, contrib. by William. Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the Seventeenth Century: The Smock Alley-A Midsummer Night's Dream by G. Blakemore Evans avg rating — 0 ratings — published   Fully-searchable database with information on approximately prompt-books for productions of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.

Productions range from the seventeenth century to the s. Jill LevensonAuthor: Stacy Reardon. Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the Seventeenth Century, by William Shakespeare and G. Blakemore Evans (HTML at ) Shakespeare in the Theatre, by William Poel (Gutenberg ebook) Shakespeare and the Modern Stage; with Other Essays, by Sidney Lee (Gutenberg ebook) Filed under: Shakespeare, William, -- Stage history -- Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the Seventeenth Century: The Smock Alley-A Midsummer Night's Dream avg rating — 0 ratings — published Want to Read saving /5.

Review of the first edition:‘[Shakespeare as Literary Dramatist] will serve to set new directions for Renaissance scholarship.' Andrew Murphy Source: Medieval and Renaissance Drama in England Review of the first edition:‘An excellent and scrupulously researched book this may well, then, be one of those rare books that changes how Cited by: 6.

The eighteenth century's Shakespeare, however, was not our Shakespeare. In recovering the particular ways in which his works were read and used during this crucial period in his reception, this book, with its many illustrations and annotated bibliography, is the clearest way into understanding this key phase in the reception of the : Hardcover.

The database is now available here: Romeo and Juliet Searchable Database for Prompt Books “The Oxford Romeo and Juliet: Prompt-books as Evidence of Theatre History” By Jill Levenson. Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet provides an ideal test case for an editorial approach which emphasizes the history of the play in performance.

In the first place, it originates in two substantive texts (Q1 in. William Shakespeare (bapt. 26 April – 23 April ) was an English poet, playwright, and actor, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's greatest dramatist. He is often called England's national poet and the "Bard of Avon" (or simply "the Bard").

His extant works, including collaborations, consist of some 39 plays, sonnets, two long narrative Children: Susanna Hall, Hamnet Shakespeare. He also edited Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the 17th Century (–80), a series of editions of rare promptbooks. His popular edition of Shakespeare's complete works, the Riverside Shakespeare, was published in by Houghton Mifflin, and remained the standard text of Shakespeare's works in university classrooms for the next quarter century.

Some prompt books are extremely detailed, while others have hardly any notes at all. Most prompt books in the resource have a 'Primary Association' - that is, the individual with the closest connection to that particular copy of the prompt book.

In many cases this is the owner of the book. Book April with Reads How we measure 'reads' A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure.

Shakespearean Prompt-Books of the Seventeenth Century Studies of the stage texts used in various seventeenth-century performances of Shakespeare's plays. Presented as page images and transcription, containing the introduction, collations, and acts as found in the print : Brooke Williams.In this exhibition, inspired by the publication of David Scott Kastan's Shakespeare & The Book (Cambridge University Press, September, ) the Shakespeare first folio is on display not only with Columbia's copies of the other three 17th century Shakespeare folios.

All four are shown within the context of the 17th century English printed play.